5 Awesome Books by Women Challenging the Status Quo

Are you looking for your next great feminist read? We’ve got a selection of awesome nonfiction books—from scientific analysis to health commentary to personal memoir—that challenge the status quo when it comes to women, sexism, gender roles, diet, healthcare, sex, relationships, and nearly every other aspect of daily life. These picks are great for expanding your own understanding of gender issues, putting yourself in another woman’s shoes, and for generating fantastic book club discussions!





What great nonfiction titles would you recommend to readers who want to challenge the status quo?


Tirzah Price is a writer and contributing editor at Book Riot. Find her on Twitter @TirzahPrice.